PUBLIC-313D04: Roman coin. Probable barbarous radiate copying Tetricus II

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-313D04

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy probable barbarous radiate copying Tetricus II, c.275 - 285, Reece 14. Salus standing left at altar holding rudder. Normanby c.f. 1986


find date 16.10.94

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Lindsey Bedford
Identified by: Lindsey Bedford
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Beedon Pocock

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: C PIV ESV...

Reverse description: Salus standing left at altar holding rudder
Reverse inscription: S[ALVS AVG]G

Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Normanby : c.f. 1986

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Beedon

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting survey on archaeological site
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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